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Estonia

Estonia is making a name for itself in terms of business opportunities and digital nomads offering varying visa options. But beyond that, this Baltic nation is a charming and welcoming place worth more than just a stopover. Wander the streets of Tallinn, explore Estonian forests and learn about the history in this unique little corner of the world. 

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Basic Info

Drinking water: Safe to drink from the tap

Plugs: Type C and F (See photo below)

Covid Updates

Open for those fully vaccinated within the last 12 months. See website for non vaccinated requirements. 

Money

Official currency: € Euro  

Budget: Budget travelers can get by on less than €25 / day and mid range is more around €55 / day. 

Credit cards:  Common, check with your company about international fees

Tipping: 10% for good service 

Visas

Schengen state. 62 countries can enter for 90 days within 180 visa free. 

**Always check with your government for the most up to date information on visa requirements.**

Vaccinations

None

**Assuming you are current on routine vaccinations. Always check with your government for the most accurate and up to date information on required vaccinations specific to your home country**

Safety

Exercise Normal Precautions

**Always check with your government for the most accurate and up to date information on safety**

Language

Official Languages: Estonia

Hello: Hola      Goodbye: Head aega (HEH-ahd AH-eh-gah.)

Thank-you: Tänan (TA-nahn)

Yes: Jah. (ya)      No: Ei (ay)

Beer: õlu (you’d be better off googling it)     Wine: vein (vane) 

When to go

The weather is warmest from May to September. You’ll also see lush vegetation and have the chance to see a few outdoor festivals. It can still get cooler at night with some rainfall so bring a jacket. Winter brings a plethora of winter sports with much shorter days and cold temps. 

Responsible Travel

Hire local guides

Eat, stay and shop local 

Be environmentally responsible 

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